Our Constitution

The NZRU is governed by the goals and rules set out in its Constitution.

As an incorporated society, the NZRU is legally required to have a Constitution or similar governing document.

The NZRU's Constitution includes rules governing:

  • NZRU members and affiliated organisations
  • Board Members, Officers and Life Members
  • powers and processes of the NZRU Board
  • annual reporting and accounts
  • Appeal Council
  • the regulations of rugby

The Constitution was amended in June 2012.

Download the NZRU Constitution (PDF).